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743
km
7
h
39
min
59.4
L
81.4
AUD
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Distance from Mackay to Cairns by car

The distance between Mackay and Cairns is 743 kilometers by road including 695 kilometers on motorways. Distance from Mackay to Cairns by car takes approximately 7 hours and 39 minutes.

The distance between Mackay and Cairns is ranked 41st in the ranking popularity.
The driving time from Mackay to Cairns is approximately 7 hours and 39 minutes without intermediate stops.
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To find out how far is Mackay from Cairns, all the intermediate path segments were totalized. Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation.
Reverse route: from Cairns to Mackay.
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